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Zappa

Bille August, Denmark, 1983

101 min.DK/FeatureYouth films

Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Materials
Original title Zappa
Danish title Zappa
Director Bille August
Screenplay Bille August, Bjarne Reuter
Based on Roman af Bjarne Reuter (1977).
Director of Photography Jan Weincke
Editor Janus Billeskov Jansen
Sound Niels Bokkenheuser
Composer Bo Holten
Production designer Kirsten Koch
Appearances Adam Tønsberg, Morten Hoff, Peter Reichhardt, Lone Lindorff
Production country Denmark
Production company Per Holst Filmproduktion
Domestic distribution Kærne Film
International sales TrustNordisk / Filmbyen 22 / 2650 Hvidovre / t +45 3686 8788 / f +45 3677 4448 / info@trustnordisk.com / www.trustnordisk.com
Technical info 35 mm, Widescreen, color, Sound
Danish theatrical release 04.03.1983
Cinemas Dagmar, Roskilde, Slagelse, Odense, Horsens, Esbjerg, Herning, Vejle, Randers, Århus, Aalborg, Palads, BioTrio, Næstved Bio, Svendborg, Kolding, Holstebro, Viborg, Husum, Tivoli Bio
TV release 11.10.1984, TV
Danish festival release 15.09.2010, Falkoner, Buster Film Festival 2010 i serien "Retrospektiv: Bille August".
Find more Mogens Wolstrup: "Filmbogen om Zappa". Branner og Korch 1985.
Kristen Bjørnkjær: Almindelighedens filmdigter. Tusind Øjne 60/1983.
Nina Davidsen: Udsigten fra Brønshøj. Levende Billeder 9/1982.
Nina Davidsen: Har vi skovsnegle nok til i morgen? Levende Billeder 11/1982.
Peder Grøngaard: Familieliv i Brønshøj. MacGuffin 45-46/1985.
Henrik Jul Hansen: Sten for brød. Levende Billeder 3/1983.
Kaare Schmidt: Bille Augusts tabere. Kosmorama 164/1983.
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 12

Companies

Production company Per Holst Filmproduktion
Domestic distribution Kærne Film

Direction

Direction Bille August
Assistant director Mads Egmont Christensen
Continuity Stine Monty Freddie

Script

Script Bille August
Script Bjarne Reuter

Production

Production Per Holst
Production manager Ib Tardini
Unit manager Janne Find

Cinematography

Cinematography Jan Weincke
Camera assistant Søren Berthelin
Key grip Eg Norre

Stills

Still photographer Marcel Berga

Electrical dept.

Electrical dept. Ulf Björk
Assistant lighting technician Jan Guldbrandsen

Editing

Editing Janus Billeskov Jansen
Assistant editor Tómas Gislason

Music

Music Bo Holten

Production design

Production designer Kirsten Koch
Set dresser Søren Krag Sørensen
Set dresser William Knuttel

Wardrobe

Wardrobe Gitte Kolvig
Wardrobe Françoise Nicolet

Makeup

Makeup Birte Christensen

Sound

Sound Niels Bokkenheuser
Sound assistant Erik Bjergfelt

Visual effects

Graphic design Søren Parup

Appearance

Bjørn Adam Tønsberg
Mulle Morten Hoff
Sten Peter Reichhardt
Bjørns mor Lone Lindorff
Bjørns far Arne Hansen
Henning, Bjørns lillebror Thomas Nielsen
Stens mor Solbjørg Højfeldt
Stens far Bent Raahauge Jørgensen
Mulles mor Inga Bjerre Bloch
Mulles far Jens Okking
Bjørns mormor Elga Olga (Svendsen)
Bjørns morfar Willy Jacobsen
Kirsten Ulrikke Juul Bondo
Klasselærer Søren Frølund
Pige i købmandsforretning Mette Knudsen
Asger Michael Schomacker
Folke Jonas Elmer
Købmand der bliver overfaldet Erik Frisberg
Appearance Helen Svanholt
Appearance Ingelise Ullner
Appearance Bent Biran
Appearance Tony Madsen
Appearance Ane Hauge Mikkelsen
Appearance Henrik G. Poulsen
Appearance Bibi Beuchert
Appearance Helle Merete Jensen
Appearance William Weber
Appearance Ruth Hallgren
Appearance Hubert Guillou
Appearance Dorthe Damsgaard
Appearance Rubber Band

Awards and nominations

Award Year Festival
Shown in Competition 1983 Moscow Int. Film Festival 1983
Shown in Un certain Regard 1983 Cannes, Festival de 1983

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Zlin Int. Film Festival for Children & Youth 2013-05-27
Malmö, BUFF 2002-03-12
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2001-11-01
Cannes, Festival de 1997-05-07
Giffoni Film Festival 1992-08-01
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 1990-11-01
Malmö, BUFF 1988-01-21
Istanbul Int. Film Festival 1985-04-15
Giffoni Film Festival 1984-07-28
London Film Festival 1983-11-17
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 1983-11-03
Moscow Int. Film Festival 1983-07-07
Cannes, Festival de 1983-05-07
Det Danske Filminstitut registrerer international festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, dog primært de titler, som Filminstituttet varetager i sin festivaldistribution, og primært i forbindelse med de festivaler, som Filminstituttet har prioriteret at samarbejde med. Registreringen af festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, der ikke er i festivaldistribution, foretages kun for "launch"-festivaler ifølge Filminstituttets prioriterede festivalliste. Se listen over prioriterede festivaler.

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